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'''Vācaspati Miśra''' was a 9th- or 10th-century CE Indian philosopher of Advaita Vedanta school of Hinduism. His ideas are sometimes called the Bhāmatī sub-school of Advaita, a name based on the title of his commentary on ''Brahma-sūtra-bhāṣya'' of Adi Shankara. Vachaspati Miśra was a prolific scholar and his writings are extensive, including bhasya (commentaries) on key texts of almost every 9th-century school of Hindu philosophy with notes on heterodox traditions such as Buddhism and Charvaka.Gerald James Larson and Ram Shankar Bhattacharya (1987), The Encyclopedia of Indian Philosophies, Volume 4, Princeton University Press, pages 301-312 He also wrote one non-commentary, ''Tattvabindu.'' Some of his works are lost to history or yet to be found. Little is known about Vacaspati Mishra's life, and the...
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